KhPZ T-54B Medium Tank #815 "Hanoi" (April 1975) Soviet Army 1/72 Diecast Model by Hobby Master
- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of KhPZ T-54B Medium Tank #815 "Hanoi" (April 1975) Soviet Army die cast model by Hobby Master.
- Limited edition.
- Brand new box.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- Comes in a plastic display stand.
- This model does not have any openings.
- Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
- Made of diecast metal with some plastic parts.
- Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
- Dimensions approximately L-3.5 (4.75 with cannon), W-1.625, H-1.375 inches.
- Pad printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals for long-lasting.
- High-quality markings Include a protective display case to keep the model in pristine condition.
- It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
- Painted, fitted, non-moving tracks on detailed non-rotating wheels for a detailed and accurate appearance.
- Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life tank.
The T-54B medium tank played a crucial role in the historic events leading to the fall of Saigon in April 1975, marking the end of the Vietnam War. As North Vietnamese forces, including elements from the People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN), pushed southward, the T-54B was a formidable asset in the hands of the North Vietnamese Army. These tanks provided heavy armored support during the final offensive, effectively countering South Vietnamese and American efforts to halt the advance. The T-54B's combat record was not limited to the Vietnam War. It was a mainstay of Soviet tank forces during the Cold War and saw action in various conflicts around the world. Known for its durability and effectiveness in various terrains, the T-54B was a fearsome opponent on the battlefield, earning a reputation for its role in several regional conflicts. This 1:72 scale model pays homage to the pivotal role this tank played in shaping the outcome of the Vietnam War and other significant conflicts. Display this model as a symbol of the resilience and determination of the North Vietnamese forces, as well as a testament to the T-54B's enduring legacy as a powerful and versatile tank on the global stage.